When Emma Taylor translates an ancient Latin diary account of a dragon slaying, her curiosity about the legend is piqued. Looking for answers in the wild moors of Cornwall, she encounters her gorgeous cousin Jarod McNeill. Jarod has evidence that the diary is authentic--he holds the dragon's claw. But an avalanche of unexpected pitfalls complicate her life, as Emma fights a forbidden attraction to her cousin. And despite sabotage, arson and even murder, she's determined to prove the existence of dragons. Emma thinks she knows what secrets lie in the depths of the bog, but she's dead wrong.